Bloomsbury

  • Cafe Deco sees Anna Tobias and 40 Maltby Street team up in Bloomsbury

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    Ex River Cafe/Rochelle Canteen chef Anna Tobias comes to Bloomsbury for her solo restaurant, which is backed by the team behind 40 Maltby Street. 

  • MEATliquor lands in Bloomsbury, opening in Brunswick Square

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    You win some, you lose some. In the same month as they announced they were closing their King's Cross venue for good, MEATliquor revealed the site of their next new restaurant - Bloomsbury.

    They'll be opening in the Brunswick Centre, taking over the old Las Iguanas site. It's a big spot with room for 120 folk inside and the same amount outside on a large heated terrace, which is going to prove pretty useful. Inside, expect

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  • WC find a new Water Closet to convert into a wine bar in Bloomsbury

    WC find a new Water Closet to convert into a wine bar in Bloomsbury

    After success with their first loo-turned-wine-bar in Clapham, WC are at it again. This time they're renovating a Victorian loo in Bloomsbury to become their second wine bar. 

  • Dalloway Terrace unveils its new autumnal look

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    OK, how pretty is this? Always Insta-friendly Bloomsbury restaurant and bar Dalloway Terrace has had an autumnal makeover and it's quite the look.

    London florists Wild at Heart are the folk responsible for the new seasonal look which uses preserved oak and beech leaves, natural cork bark and golden silk leaves in the design. The whole thing's been done in conjunction with the bar's newest partner - booze-free English aperitif company

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  • Happy Lamb Hot Pot are opening their first UK restaurant in Bloomsbury

    happy lamb hot pot london bloomsbury wayOriginating in Mongolia, the Happy Lamb Hot Pot company now has branches across America and Canada and they're now aiming their sights at the London restaurant scene.

  • Master Wei

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    Chef from X'ian Impression opens in Bloomsbury

  • Master Wei in Bloomsbury is the first solo restaurant from Xi'an Impression chef Guirong Wei

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    The chef behind popular Chinese restaurant Xi'an Impression is opening her first solo restaurant. In a tweet today, the Sunday Times restaurant reviewer Marina O'Loughlin drew attention to a new opening called Master Wei. 

    The hoarding flags up a new restaurant that's coming soon serving up Xi'an cuisine, headed up by chef Guirong Wei who co-owns Xi'an Impression with her husband. She's taken over the site of Cagney's which boasted that it was one of

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  • Kym's by Andrew Wong is opening at Bloomberg Arcade - take a first look inside

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    For his second restaurant, Andrew Wong is planning his own take on classic Chinese dishes. The city space will seat over 120, with a separate bar and private event space but we're particularly excited about the Chinese Sunday roast that's coming.

  • Macellaio RC is bringing their steak to Bloomsbury

    Macellaio RC is bringing their steak to BloomsburyThis is the fifth Macellaio RC to launch in London - which is essentially an Italian steakhouse - with a bit of offal on the side if that takes your fancy. 

  • Test Driving Neptune - a stylish seafood spot in Bloomsbury

    prawnsBloomsbury just got itself a very stylish seafood restaurant - we went to see what Brett Redman and Margaret Crow have done with Neptune at The Principal on Russell Square.

  • Neptune at The Principal London Hotel is the new seafood restaurant from the Richmond team

    neptuneintHaving closed The Richmond in Hackney, Brett Redman and Margaret Crow are back in the seafood game with their new restaurant at the swanky Principal Hotel London on Russell Square.

  • Try GBBO winner Candice Brown's afternoon tea at Dalloway Terrace

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    If, like us, you're huge GBBO fans, then you might be interested to learn that last year's Bake Off winner, Candice Brown, has just launched an afternoon tea in London. The TV baker has teamed up with Bloomsbury's Dalloway Terrace for a tea which launches today.

    A quick look at the menu shows that Candice's tea features all the twists on a classic that won her glory on the show. So for scones you can choose between Feta & Courgette with Thyme Clotted

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  • La Fromagerie is bringing cheese to Bloomsbury with their latest spot

    La Fromagerie is bringing cheese to Bloomsbury with their latest spotHead upstairs for oysters at the seafood bar, downstairs for the Tasting Room, or pick up some delicacies from the special ‘walk-in cheese room’ to take home with you at La Fromagerie Bloomsbury.

  • Bon Vivant bistro brings a taste of Paris to Bloomsbury

    Bon Vivant French bistro to open in Bloomsbury

    What: Bon Vivant

    In a nutshell: French cuisine in Bloomsbury

    Summing it all up: Satisfy your urge to feast on raclette, tartines and croissants without jumping on a Eurostar at this new Parisian-style bistro just around the corner from Kings Cross

  • World's best bars pop up at The Bloomsbury Club Bar

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    The Bloomsbury Club Bar is kicking off its new Club Residencies Project this November with a visit from world-famous The Clumsies. All the way from Athens, the first residency will be providing all manner of Greek tipples and treats. It holds some serious weight in the cocktail world, having landed itself a place in the top 10 cocktail bars in the world within a mere two years of its launch.

    From 2 - 4 November, the Clumsies will be providing

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